Record 15,625 Patients at August Supercamp

2019-11-05T01:05:29+00:00

Our August Supercamp in Kyegegwa set a new Bulamu record, treating 15,625 patients at a cost of under $5.00 each. Our partners, the Kyegegwa Local Government District in Western Uganda, turned over the campus of the Kyegegwa Health Center IV to us, which we supplemented with 30 rental tents and 2,000 chairs. We staff the camps with 200 Ugandan [...]

Record 15,625 Patients at August Supercamp2019-11-05T01:05:29+00:00

A Bulamu-record 11,787 Ugandans treated in our Kumi camp

2018-06-28T13:32:50+00:00

We shifted to the Kumi District in eastern Uganda for our April camp, a poorer region that is relatively underserved in terms of healthcare facilities. Amazingly, we treated nearly 12,000 patients in one week—a Bulamu record! Our staff of 320 health professionals, some supplied by the District and our other partner organizations, worked tirelessly throughout the [...]

A Bulamu-record 11,787 Ugandans treated in our Kumi camp2018-06-28T13:32:50+00:00

Bulamu Announces 2018 Medical Camp Schedule

2018-01-10T18:26:38+00:00

November 8, 2017. Bulamu president program director Gerald Atwine announced today the schedule of weeklong medical camps planned for 2018. Bulamu will offer six camps, each two months apart, an increase from four camps in 2017. The camps are always scheduled from Monday-through-Friday, with the weekend before dedicated to staff orientation and equipment set-up and, and [...]

Bulamu Announces 2018 Medical Camp Schedule2018-01-10T18:26:38+00:00

Bulamu Opens Cancer Clinic in Partnership with Mbarara Hospital and Medical School

2017-12-08T19:57:14+00:00

March 5, 2017. In January 2017 Bulamu partnered with Mbarara Regional Reference Hospital to open a walk-in cancer clinic using a two-room facility on the hospital campus. The joint venture was arranged thanks to Dr. Joseph Bottino, an American oncologist and Peace Corps volunteer who was providing training at the Mbarara medical school and hospital. The [...]

Bulamu Opens Cancer Clinic in Partnership with Mbarara Hospital and Medical School2017-12-08T19:57:14+00:00

Genevieve Evenhouse Will Lead Bulamu Community Education Programs

2017-12-08T20:01:50+00:00

December 5, 2016. Genevieve Evenhouse, a volunteer with the U.S. Peace Corps Global Health Service in Uganda, has joined the Bulamu Advisory Council and will develop three new community education programs to be offered at future medical camps. The first workshop will explain the importance of basic hygiene for maintaining good health. The second workshop, designed [...]

Genevieve Evenhouse Will Lead Bulamu Community Education Programs2017-12-08T20:01:50+00:00

Bulamu Signs Joint Venture with Mbarara University Hospital and Medical School

2017-12-08T20:07:26+00:00

November 2, 2016. After four months of discussion, evaluation, and analysis, Bulamu Healthcare has signed a Memorandum of Understanding to form a joint venture with the government-operated Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH) for the purpose of opening an outpatient cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment center at the hospital. Bulamu will provide much needed medical equipment for [...]

Bulamu Signs Joint Venture with Mbarara University Hospital and Medical School2017-12-08T20:07:26+00:00
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